The greyhound industry lost another life-long supporter in recent days with the news of the tragic death of Paul Creelman, Kilrea, Co. Derry.

Paul is best known for breeding the 1995 English Greyhound Derby Winner Moaning Lad and was a regular to both the Lifford and Derry greyhound tracks over the years.


Suddenly as the result of an accident. Paul and Varena (née Hegarty) Creelman.

Beloved Father and Mother of Sean, Damien, Mikaela and Tomás. Deeply regretted by their Sons, Daughter, Grandchildren and all the extended Family.

House strictly private from 10pm to 10am. Funeral from their late residence 78 Coleraine Street, Kilrea on Friday, July 31st at 11am to St.Mary’s Church Drumagarner for 12 noon requiem mass, interment afterwards in adjoining churchyard. Those who wish may stand along the route to pay their respects whilst maintaining social distancing in accordance with government guidelines.